three, 3, III, trio, threesome, tierce, leash, troika, triad, trine, trinity, ternary, ternion, triplet, tercet, terzetto, trey, deuce-ace(noun)
the cardinal number that is the sum of one and one and one
a musical composition for three performers
three performers or singers who perform together
trio, triad, triplet, triple(noun)
a set of three similar things considered as a unit
trio, threesome, triad, trinity(noun)
three people considered as a unit
A group of three people or things, especially musicians.
A piece of music written for three musicians.
A passage in the middle of a minuet, frequently in a different key.
Any cocktail made with a spirit, a liqueur, and a creamy ingredient.
three, considered collectively; three in company or acting together; a set of three; three united
a composition for three parts or three instruments
the secondary, or episodical, movement of a minuet or scherzo, as in a sonata or symphony, or of a march, or of various dance forms; -- not limited to three parts or instruments
In music, a trio is a method of instrumentation or vocalization by three different sounds or voices to make a melodious music or song.
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
trē′o, or trī′o, n. three united: (mus.) a composition for three performers. [It.,—L. tres, three.]
The numerical value of trio in Chaldean Numerology is: 5
The numerical value of trio in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
This year it has been the trio of what most people would know as some of the most risky bonds that has done the best, for a lot of investors it has probably been quite frustrating because not many would have had overweights on those bonds because of the risks.
It’s a totally different show than I’ve done before, it’s a linear look at my career. I start in 1954 when I was with a group called the Scholars back when I was in high school. We then go to the Bobby Doyle Trio, the New Christy Minstrels, the First Edition and then my solo career. It’s been really good for me.
There is a diabolical trio existing in the natural man, implacable, inextinguishable, co-operative and consentaneous, pride, envy, and hate; pride that makes us fancy we deserve all the goods that others possess; envy that some should be admired while we are overlooked; and hate, because all that is bestowed on others, diminishes the sum we think due to ourselves.
Images & Illustrations of trio
Translations for trio
From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary
Get even more translations for trio »
Find a translation for the trio definition in other languages:
Select another language: